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45 reviews
84%
would repurchase
4.4/5
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4.0
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Nov/06/2011

I am very pale, and this shade works well for me. I have cool toned skin, and lips that are naturally fairly deep pink. On me Tobago is a nice, shimmery, slightly warm beige. Layering it over NARS Outsider lipstick makes a beautiful, muted shimmery brown-coral--but both colors also work well on their own. This is the first NARS lipstick I've had that does have that odd "old crayon" …Read more

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About reviewer (9 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinOily, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesBlue



2.0
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Jun/12/2008

My SIL owns this one and swears by it; I think it is really suited to cool-toned complexions like hers, even though the NARS site describes it as a "warm taupe/grape". I am a warm-toned PPP and it makes me look like I'm headed to the coroner. A very, very cool gray/mauve/brown with silver frost. I suppose if you counter its ghoulish effects with a bright blush and eyeshadow, it …Read more

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About reviewer (420 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinOily, Fair

HairRed

EyesBrown


5.0
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May/25/2008

This is quite possibly my HG lipstick. Something about the color goes really well with my extremely cool fair skin and greenish blue eyes. This lipstick goes really well with MAC's Naked Rose lip liner. It also looks pretty with Butterfield 8 lip laquer over it.

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About reviewer (38 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily

HairBrunette

EyesBlue


2.0
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Apr/04/2008

I have nonpigmented lips, and this just looked too brown and blah on me, though I can see how it would look good on someone with pinker lips. Also, even for a sheer lippie, this has NO staying power or pigment.
Up for swap!

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About reviewer (723 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


3.0
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Dec/27/2007

After reading all the hype in beauty mags and seeing that it was a bestseller on Sephora, I was so excited to finally splurge on a NARS lipstick. I tried on a few shades including the legendary Dolce Vita (way too orange on me) and finally settled on Tobago. The color is quite pretty, a MLBB with depth. But the formula leaves something to be desired. It's drying (on me) and doesn't …Read more

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About reviewer (86 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrown, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


3.0
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Oct/10/2007

So so. Will keep just because it is too much hassle to return but if I would have tried in this store, I would not have purchased it. I am cool toned, green eyes, dark brown hair. I've managed to make it look better when pairing it with the Marnie lip liner and some light pink gloss.

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About reviewer (75 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination

HairBrunette

EyesGreen


5.0
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Aug/30/2007

NARS lipsticks in general are my idea of a perfect lipstick and this is one of my favorites colors (Masai is the other.) This has a little more punch than Masai but is still a great wear-everyday color for me. I think it would look great on anyone with fair skin and blue or green eyes.

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About reviewer (17 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinDry, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesGreen


5.0
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Jun/25/2007

Tobago is a color that just makes me look and feel classy. It is one of the ONLY lipsticks my husband ACTUALLY LOVES on me (he hates when I wear obvious makeup i.e. red lipstick, blue eyeshadow) (The other NARS lipstick color he likes is "Kiss" but since it is metallic-y he prefers I wear that one at night)

I tried Tobago lipstick on he was like WOW that's a GREAT …
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About reviewer (111 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrunette, Other, Other

EyesBrown


5.0
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Jun/20/2007

Tobago is such an elegant little product. The packaging looks great--sleek and sophisticated. And the color itself is very unique, subtle, and classy. I discovered it about six months ago, when I was looking for a sheer MLBB. I loved it in Sephora, but I was a little disappointed when I got home. It seemed more "purple" under natural light, and I was convinced I needed something more …Read more

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About reviewer (65 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Other

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


5.0
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fromdevo

Jun/16/2007

#1 favorite, HG, wear all year color. I'm a NC20ish, golden blonde, green eyes. I wear this in winter when I'm at my palest, in summer when I'm tan (from self tanner), with full on m/u (the whole works), or with just a little mascara. I even use it in a pinch as blush. This works for every look for me. It's a rosy brown with a bit of mauve shimmer, looks weird in the …Read more

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About reviewer (59 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther

HairOther

EyesOther